Lone Shieling Trail
|Record #: MCI0071||Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: 01 Feb 2017|
|Located In||Ingonish Beach|
|Where To Find Us||
Ingonish Beach, NS B0C 1L0
|Areas Served||Victoria County|
|Description & Services|
|Information||Dominated by 350 year old sugar maple trees, the Grande Anse Valley is one of the largest old growth hardwood forests in the Maritimes. One of the most protected areas of the park, access is restricted to this short trail. A replica of a Scottish crofter's hut is found at the beginning of the trail. Find out why it's here. Keep an eye out for wildlife – moose like it here too.
Length: 0.6 km (0.4 mi) loop
Elevation: 10 - 55 m (35 - 180 ft)
Time: 15 minutes
Significant Features: Old growth Acadian forest, Scottish heritage
Interpretive loop. Suitable for most skill levels.
|Tags||All Things Trails ; Cape Breton Connect ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Hiking Trails ; National Parks|